The stock market will be a prominent topic at the April 5 Financial Literacy Day in Selby Auditorium on the USFSM Sarasota campus. In the first stock market session, nationally known technical analyst Katie Stockton will pair with Cumberland’s quantitative mathematician, Professor Leo Chen, in a broad discussion of techniques used in stock market management. […]
Excerpt below: SARASOTA, Fla. (Feb. 23, 2018) – USF Sarasota-Manatee hosted a day-long seminar about Cuba and the Caribbean islands on Thursday with panels of internationally renowned experts that included two representatives of Congress and a former U.S. diplomat, among others. The seminar, “Cuba and the Caribbean: What Now?” focused on past and current travel […]
We have now confirmed a bipartisan congressional panel for the February 22 “Cuba and the Caribbean: What Now?” event. Florida Congressman Carlos Curbelo, whose district includes the Keys, which bore the direct hurricane hit, is joined by Virgin Islands Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett. The moderator of this session is Ben White, journalist from Politico and CNBC […]
Bob Bunting, a friend and accomplished professor whose expertise includes hurricanes, joined our small, fact-finding group on a trip to Key West and five other Keys that were hit by Hurricane Irma. Here is his narrative of the trip, which he has agreed to share with our readers. We thank Bob for joining us and […]
Sarasota-based financial firm Cumberland Advisors and Cumberland’s founder and Chief Investment Officer David Kotok recently donated 12 Bloomberg terminals, the bread and butter to Wall Street traders and portfolio investors worldwide, to the University of South Florida Sarasota-Manatee. The gift equals about $60,000 and pays for a one-year subscription to the Bloomberg system.